February is Heart Month
posted: Feb. 01, 2022.The American Academy of Periodontology stresses the importance of good oral health since gum disease may be linked to heart disease and stroke. Thus far, no cause-and-effect relationship has been Read more
Oral Health Concerns for Teens
posted: Jan. 25, 2022.You have a lot more freedom as a teenager than you did as a young child. You also have a lot more responsibilities, and one of your jobs is to Read more
Five Common Reasons for Emergency Care Visits
posted: Jan. 18, 2022.A dental emergency can strike anywhere, anytime, and without warning. Perhaps you’re playing a game of touch football on Thanksgiving and your brother-in-law decides to up the ante and tackles Read more
How do I clean my baby’s teeth?
posted: Jan. 11, 2022.Creating good dental hygiene habits early in your child’s life is essential to the health of his or her teeth, even when your infant doesn’t have any. By starting now, Read more
Make this the Year You Stop Smoking
posted: Jan. 04, 2022.It’s a new year, and it couldn’t come fast enough for many of us! Let’s do our part to make this a better year in every way—and you can start Read more
Smile, the New Year is Almost Here!
posted: Dec. 28, 2021.We’ve been celebrating the new year for a really, really long time. It goes way back, but it started formally in 1582, when Pope George XIII made January 1st the Read more
Satisfying a Sweet Tooth
posted: Dec. 21, 2021.Time for some sweet talk! Many studies have been done to figure out why we enjoy sugar so much. Is it brain chemistry? Is it blood sugar getting a bit Read more
What happens if I don’t have my wisdom teeth removed?
posted: Dec. 14, 2021.One of the things the doctor and our team at Eric Chimon, D.D.S. monitor during your dental appointments is the growth of your wisdom teeth, or third molars. Third molars Read more